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Highest Paying Cities for Financial Examiners

The top 100 highest paying cities for financial examiners (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of financial examiners in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $120,410, San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California is the highest paying city for financial examiners. It is followed by Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut (average annual salary $115,610). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of financial examiners in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Financial Examiners

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$120,410
950
2 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$115,610
190
3 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, Florida
$114,510
30
4 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$113,690
370
5 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$112,650
1,200
6 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$108,400
6,670
7 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$106,740
n/a
8 Springfield, Massachusetts
$106,610
40
9 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$106,480
7,440
10 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$106,080
1,630
11 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$105,920
60
12 San Rafael, USA
$105,190
n/a
13 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$104,830
1,710
14 Memphis, Tennessee
$102,640
100
15 Tacoma, Washington
$102,490
40
16 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$101,490
3,240
17 Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$100,970
30
18 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$99,700
70
19 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$98,750
260
20 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$97,920
530
21 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$96,230
300
22 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$95,830
1,450
23 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$95,710
1,440
24 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$95,550
1,620
25 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$95,470
210
26 Akron, Ohio
$95,430
200
27 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$94,820
1,620
28 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$94,650
50
29 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$94,410
290
30 Peoria, Illinois
$93,800
40
31 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$93,780
1,740
32 Winston-Salem, North Carolina
$93,100
170
33 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$93,050
320
34 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$92,960
1,210
35 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$92,720
570
36 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$92,580
290
37 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$92,270
1,260
38 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$92,270
1,180
39 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$92,160
220
40 Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana
$91,710
30
41 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$91,300
80
42 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$91,060
450
43 Eau Claire, Wisconsin
$90,750
40
44 Lubbock, Texas
$90,200
60
45 Chattanooga, Tennessee
$88,770
50
46 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$88,570
590
47 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$86,960
330
48 Columbia, Missouri
$86,890
50
49 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$86,070
1,240
50 Sioux Falls, South Dakota
$85,540
80
51 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$85,380
360
52 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$84,670
1,740
53 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$84,510
240
54 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$84,110
1,600
55 Billings, Montana
$83,500
40
56 Grand Island, USA
$82,920
30
57 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$82,910
160
58 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$82,480
110
59 Worcester, Massachusetts
$82,230
30
60 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$82,210
300
61 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$81,980
50
62 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$81,950
450
63 Bloomington, USA
$81,940
n/a
64 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida
$81,890
40
65 Syracuse, New York
$81,880
90
66 Wilmington, New Jersey
$81,640
180
67 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$81,390
30
68 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$80,210
120
69 Richmond, Virginia
$80,080
520
70 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$80,020
660
71 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$79,510
70
72 Elizabethtown, Kentucky
$79,480
30
73 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$79,230
80
74 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$79,210
240
75 Burlington-South Burlington, Vermont
$78,730
40
76 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$78,310
910
77 Framingham, Massachusetts
$78,050
40
78 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$77,890
340
79 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$77,890
910
80 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$77,690
1,600
81 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$77,490
660
82 Kansas City, Missouri
$77,320
720
83 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$77,300
300
84 Gainesville, Florida
$77,170
30
85 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$76,280
710
86 Montgomery, Alabama
$75,920
100
87 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$75,810
1,010
88 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$75,010
870
89 Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$74,860
30
90 Knoxville, Tennessee
$74,810
70
91 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$74,660
160
92 Appleton, Wisconsin
$74,610
n/a
93 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$74,540
550
94 Jacksonville, Florida
$74,260
450
95 Kansas nonmetropolitan area, Kansas
$74,240
40
96 West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$73,810
40
97 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$73,770
70
98 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$73,520
840
99 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$73,310
310
100 Wichita, Kansas
$73,120
80
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